Norwich Fact File

Norwich Fact File

Norwich Castle & Market

Population: 140,000

Distance from

London = 115 miles ~ 1 hour 50 minutes by train
Cambridge = 60 miles ~ 1 hour 20 minutes by train
Amsterdam = 150 miles ~ 35 minutes by plane
Paris = 260 miles ~ 1 hour by plane

Famous Residents of Norfolk

Horatio Nelson

Horatio Lord Nelson

Horatio Lord Nelson – One of the most famous and successful Naval Officers in British history
Stephen Fry – Actor, comedian, host of QI, author
Edith Cavell – Heroic World War I nurse
Delia Smith – Chef, television presenter and shareholder of Norwich City Football Club
Emma Pooley – Professional cyclist and Olympic silver medalist

Stephen Fry

Stephen Fry

Philip Pullman – Author of the His Dark Materials trilogy
Ian McEwan – Author of Atonement
Beth Orton – Singer-songwriter
Cathy Dennis – Singer-songwriter of 8 UK No.1 singles
Jake Humphrey – Television presenter and journalist

Transport

Nearest Airport

Norwich International Airport

Norwich International Airport

Buses

Sanders Coaches
First
Norfolk Green

Trains

Abellio Greater Anglia

Abellio Greater Anglia

The Trainline

The Trainline

Entertainment

Cinemas

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Vue

Music Venues

The Nick Rayns LCR, UEA
The Waterfront
Norwich Arts Centre
OPEN
Epic Studios

Theatres

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Norwich Theatre Royal

 

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Maddermarket Theatre

 

Norwich Playhouse

Norwich Playhouse